գի

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian գի (gi).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

գի (gi)

  1. Synonym of գիհի (gihi).
  2. (dialectal) cypress

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wei(H)-t-. Cognates include Ancient Greek ἰτέα (itéa, willow), Sanskrit वेतस (vetasá, Calamus Rotang or another kind of similar reed), Persian بید (bid), German Weide, Latin vitis. See also Georgian borrowing ღვია (ḡvia).

Noun[edit]

գի (gi

  1. juniper tree
  2. wood of juniper tree

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References[edit]

  • գի in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • գի in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • գի in Ṙubēn Łazarean (2000), Grabari baṙaran [Dictionary of Old Armenian], in 2 vols, Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 212
  • գի, գիհի in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University, volume 4, Armeniaca appendix